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The ACS Pacesetters – Security Officer of Distinction Awards 2021

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainty of when live events will be able to return, we are delighted to announce that the ACS Pacesetters Security Officer of Distinction Awards will take place on-line this year on 16th June 2021. Throughout the last year, Security Officers have carried out a vital role keeping property […]

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The ACS Pacesetters and IFPO form strategic partnership

The training and education of frontline personnel (Officers, Supervisors and Managers) is vital to support their career development and helps raise the professional profile of security as an essential business function. The ACS Pacesetters and IFPO UK have formed a strategic partnership allowing members of Pacesetters to access the IFPO education programs at a 5% […]

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Security Company Wanted – up to £6m annual turnover

We are representing an organisation who is seeking to acquire a Security Company with up to £6m annual turnover. The preferred area of operation is London, South East, West Midlands, East Midlands and North West, however, other areas will be considered. They are looking for an established business with long term contracts, preferably with ACS […]

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Review your Security as staff return to the workplace

As the Covid-19 lockdown has gradually eased during the past few weeks allowing individuals to return to their workplace, it is evident that there is a reluctance to do so, with the majority of those choosing to remain working at home if they can. Published statistics show that 88% of people are reluctant to travel […]

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The Silver Fox Audit Scheme Update

We would like to update our customers on the current position regarding the Silver Fox Audit Scheme. Government Guidance effective from 1st June 2020 stated ‘Go to work if you are unable to work from home’ and the Silver Fox Audits fall into this category as a service which cannot be delivered remotely.  We did […]

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Inspiration in HR Award

At time of unprecedented disruption, the Inspiration in HR Award seeks to recognise the work of Human Resources professionals. In its 14th year, the award is open to either individuals or organisations and runs with the support of IFSEC Global. Entries can be self-nominated; judges are looking for best practice in Human Resource Management where […]

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Client looking to purchase Security Guarding Company

Our client, an established Security Company with ACS accreditation, is looking to expand their business by the purchase of a security guarding company which suits the following criteria: Annual Turnover up to £1.5m Services – Security Guarding, Mobile Patrols and Key Holding Response ACS accreditation Established client base Preferred area – North West of England […]

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Unlicensed Cwmbran security boss must pay court order or go to jail

A former security boss has been ordered to pay more than five thousand pounds from the proceeds of his crimes, or face a prison sentence. Nicholas Seabrook, of Cwmbran, was handed a Proceeds of Crime 2002 (POCA) confiscation order of £5,560.59 at Cardiff Crown Court last Friday, 29 May 2020. Seabrook’s sentence follows his guilty plea last […]

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NVC Security – the latest company to join the ACS Pacesetters

We are delighted to announce that NVC Security Limited is the latest company to join the ACS Pacesetters – the organisation promoting security companies in the top 15% of all SIA ACS accredited companies. NVC Security, is a privately owned company, providing security services and security guards for individuals and businesses from their head office […]

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Help Medical Detection Dogs to become part of the fight against the COVID-19 virus

Over the past week there has been media coverage regarding the potential of Medical Detection Dogs to detect COVID-19.  We supported this charity by raising funds to help their research programme during the ACS Pacesetters Security Officer of Awards Lunch in 2016 and continue to do so. It is now believed that the dogs could […]

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